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List of balls in Vienna

The classic Viennese ball has a proud tradition stretching back over four centuries, and has even taken the first steps towards inclusion in the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage List. The full spectacle extends from the opening ceremony featuring a debutant's committee to midnight stage shows with dance and music performances. There is also traditional ball etiquette to consider - from the "Damenspenden", a gift presented to the ladies, to the requisite gown, tuxedo or formal traditional Austrian dress, Austrian culture runs through every aspect of the Viennese Ball.

Ball Location When Noteworthyness
Kaiserball Hofburg Palace New Year's Eve New Year's Eve ball, international, www.kaiserball.com
Zuckerbaeckerball Hofburg Palace January the sweetest ball www.zuckerbaeckerball.com
Ball der Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien Hofburg Palace January www.wuball.at
Steirerball Hofburg Palace January www.steirerball.com
Ball der Offiziere Hofburg Palace January www.ballderoffiziere.at
Ball der Pharmacie Hofburg Palace January www.pharmacieball.at
TU Ball Hofburg Palace January www.tu-ball.at
Ball des Wiener Korporationsringes Hofburg Palace last Friday in January www.wkr-ball.at
Wiener Aerzteball Hofburg Palace last Saturday in January www.aerzteball.at
Jägerball Hofburg Palace last Monday in January traditional costume mandatory, www.verein-grueneskreuz.at
Blumenball Rathaus, Vienna Mid-January
BOKU-Ball Hofburg Palace February www.bokuball.at
IAEA-Ball Hofburg Palace February www.stylearts.eu/iaea
Hofburg-Ball der Wiener Wirtschaft Hofburg Palace February www.hofburg-ball.at
Philharmonikerball Musikverein given by the musicians of the Vienna Philaharmonic
Techniker-Cercle Musikverein engineers, technicians
Immobilienball Hofburg Palace February www.immobilienball.at
Kaffeesiederball Hofburg Palace February www.kaffeesiederball.at
Regenbogenball Hofburg Palace February www.regenbogenball.at
Vienna International Spring Ball Hofburg Palace March http://www.springball.at
Vienna Opera Ball Vienna State Opera Fat Thursday government figures, international celebrities, debutants, wide televised coverage
St. Johanns-Club Ball Palais Schwarzenberg late Spring St. Johanns Club/Jockey Club members, SMOM, historical nobility
Juristenball Hofburg Palace lawyers, judges, law students, www.juristenball.at
Rudolfina Redoute Hofburg Palace Shrove Monday ladies must wear masks, http://redoute.rudolfina.at
Elmayer-Kränzchen Hofburg Palace Shrove Tuesday www.elmayer.at

Another important location of Balls is the Rathaus.

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